“Personal Narrative as Political Struggle”: This cross-genre conversation brings together three authors with incredibly different approaches to addressing structural racism and processing personal experiences of Blackness, whether through critical theory, humor, memoir, essay, or poetry. Featuring Pamela Sneed (Funeral Diva), Adam Smyer (You Can Keep That To Yourself), and Frank Wilderson III (Afropessimism); moderated by […]
Adam Smyer presents You Can Keep That to Yourself in conversation with Deesha Philyaw, author of The Secret Lives of Church Ladies; hosted by Belmont Books. More details and registration: https://www.belmontbooks.com/event/virtual-adam-smyer-conversation-deesha-philyaw. PLEASE NOTE: All of our virtual events are listed in Eastern Time (ET).
A Writers With Drinks reading series event featuring Adam Smyer (Knucklehead), Esmé Weijun Wang, Rebecca Watson, Dickson Lam, Tina LeCount Myers, and Beth Winegarner, plus special guest host Carol Queen; The Make Out Room. Cost: $5 to $20, no one turned away. All proceeds benefit the Center for Sex and Culture.